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- 31/05/2011
On 30th and 31st May, more than two hundred local and regional leaders and experts in water and sanitation have launched the "Political Process of Local and Regional Authorities" of the 6th World Water Forum, that will be held in Marseille from 12 to 17 March 2012.   The international conference,... (+)
- 12/05/2011
UCLG Interim Manager visited the City of Rabat in preparation of the UCLG Executive Bureau that will take place from 22 to 24th June 2011. The Municipal Council of Rabat in its session on 10 May, agreed to the arrangements made for the organisation of the UCLG World Summit of Local and Regional Leaders... (+)
- 12/05/2011
At the aftermath of the earthquake that took place in Lorca (Murcia, Spain) on Wednesday 11th May killing at least eight people, the World Organisation United Cities and Local Governments expresses the solidarity and support of mayors and local authorities around the world to the City of Lorca.... (+)
- 11/05/2011
The third UNISDR Global Platform on Disaster Risk Reduction is taking place on 8-13 May 2011 in Geneva, Switzerland, bringing together disaster risk reduction, recovery and reconstruction experts. The overall theme for the Global Platform is: Invest Today for a Safer Tomorrow - Increased Investment in... (+)
- 11/05/2011
The African Section of UCLG held its Executive Committee meeting on 26 April in Dakar, Senegal. Gathering 12 representatives of cities and associations of local governments from all African regions, the Executive Committee discussed the workplan of UCLGA highlighting nine major issues.   It has... (+)
- 05/05/2011
Bernard Stasi, founder of Cités Unites France that he has chaired for thirty years, passed away in Paris on 4th May 2011.  The members of UCLG express their heartfelt sadness and convey to his family and relatives their sincere condoleances. The contribution of Bernard Stasi to the... (+)